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55 Pa. Code § 6500.83. Swimming pools.

§ 6500.83. Swimming pools.

 (a)  An in-ground swimming pool shall be fenced with a gate that is locked when the pool is not in use.

 (b)  An aboveground swimming pool shall be made inaccessible to individuals when the pool is not in use.

 (c)  A swimming pool does not need to be locked or inaccessible if all individuals in the home understand water safety and can swim. Documentation of each individual’s understanding and ability shall be in each individual’s assessment.

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